John has amazing design skills. He pays attention to trends and creates identities that are fresh, compelling and grounded in solid thinking. We’re talking about someone who designs logos in his spare time…for fun. John eats, sleeps and breathes design.
What’s the best decision you ever made?
Joining the United States Navy. It taught me the value of hard work and dedication, setting goals and following through. And I had the opportunity to travel the world and live in Italy for three years of my life.
What’s your favorite thing about being a designer?
Logos and brand building. I enjoy mark making and logo design. I like to research and implement the findings into establishing a brand experience.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?
Persevere through the hard times. We all have to do it at one point or another. Stay the course and keep your eyes ahead on how to work past it. And don’t let the past dictate your future.
Eastern Washington University, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication Design